MBA621 – Healthcare Systems





Module Code

Healthcare Systems

Your task
Individually, develop a 2000-word report and recommendations on the biggest challenge facing the
disability health care sector in Australia today.
Assessment Description.
The purpose of this individual assessment is to foster your ability to utilise a systems-thinking
approach to analyse a specific sector of the Australian health care system, determine how it
operates, and understand its challenges and opportunities.
Assessment Instructions
Assuming you are the Shadow Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in
Australia, you are to write a report that clearly articulates your party’s position with respect to what
you believe is the most pressing issue facing the NDIS today, and as part of that outline your
recommendations to address this challenge.
Areas covered in your report should include:
• A Cover page
• An Executive Summary
• A Table of Contents
• An Introduction that summarise the purpose of the report.
• An overview of the NDIS sector today, including projections for the next 3-5 years.
• Outline the current issues facing the NDIS sector and the issue you believe is the most
• Based on a systems thinking approach, critically review, explain and justify your reasonings
for selecting the most pressing issue.
• Provide two (2) detailed recommendations, including associated Key Performance Indicators
(KPIs) that would be used to measure your proposal.
• A conclusion
• Reference List
You are required to use at least 12 sources of information (at least 5 of these should be academic
journals) and reference these in accordance with the Kaplan Harvard Referencing Style.

Assessment Submission
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submission. MyKBS will notify you if there is an issue with the submitted file. In this case, you must
contact your MyKBS error message. You are also encouraged to submit your work well before the
deadline to avoid any possible delay involving the Turnitin similarity report or any other technical